PlexusCorp ** Sourcing Engineer in Penang, Malaysia

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate to the lowest total cost of ownership sourcing solutions for assigned commodities.
  • Negotiation of supply side component contracts, purchase agreements & tooling awards (where applicable).
  • Manage Supplier business review, and work with Supplier Quality Engineering on qualifiying new suppliers.
  • Support Business Units in the areas of: resolving quality issues, generating material cost reductions, assisting in supplier delivery problems, and implementation of supply chain strategies
  • Manage the localization project until FA passes and localized parts move to volume production.
  • Responsible for the localization Solutions of Mechanical parts (metal, plastic, cables & machining) and Electro Mech.
  • Cross Sell to Customers, be part of team to drive for Programs Wins.
  • Manage customers and suppliers for all Localized Sourcing Programs
  • Coordinate, source and negotiate cost effective solutions for RFQs.
  • Identify, select and propose suppliers of choice consistent with company goal and direction.
  • Negotiate for cost reduction & design improvement
  • Manage suppliers localization activities with exception to procuring material.
  • Initiate, coordinate and follow up on incoming materials First Article request with suppliers
  • Interface with Customers, Materials team, Engineering and relevant department to ensure success of localization Solutions.
  • Explore and expand the mechanical suppliers base in low cost country. Requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering or equivalent with minimum 1-2 years experience in mechanical commodity. Fresh graduate are encouraged to apply.

  • Ability to interpret and analyze technical drawings
  • Exhibit strong negotiation skills
  • Able to analyze the market trend / information effectively
  • Knowledge of local and regional supplier base
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Applicants should be Malaysian citizens or hold relevant residence status.
  • Japanese speaking or be able to Interpret Japanese technical drawings will be considered favorably.

Auto req ID: 13845BR

Title: ** Sourcing Engineer

Job Family: Materials

Location: Penang, Malaysia

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